Materia Confusa returns to Webbed Hand with another pair of Musique Concrete compositions inspired, as the title implies, by the adventures that excited earlier generations of youth. "Tales of Adventure is comprised of two tracks, each its own unique tableau. Track one, Nautilus, finds its inspiration in the voyages of Captain Nemo and his vessel the Nautilus as told by Jules Verne. The second track, Deadeye, comes from the distinctive visions of the Wild West as seen through the lens of... Topics: ambient, musique concrete, sound collage
Materia Confusa's fourth release on Webbed Hand is a pair of musique concrete compositions built around some intriguingly deep concepts. About: "The title track, Axis Mundi, revolves literally around the idea of its namesake. The sound of a Jacobs Ladder creates the core central rhythm which is yet another incarnation of the theme. An attempt at representing both ascending, and descending, movement around the cosmic axis. The second track, Strange Loop, is patterned after the ideas set... Topics: Ambient, Drone, Dark Drone, Musique Concrete, Experimental, Avant-garde
Webbed Hand's first release of 2010 is the esoterically-themed experimental works by Materia Confusa. Rich textures and layers of sound convey impressions of the unseen workings of spaces beyond. "Musica Universalis" is two works of otherworldly Musique Concrete. The title track is based on the concept of Music of the Spheres and is composed primarily of sounds generated by astronomical objects. The "maddening beating of vile drums and the thin monotonous whine of accursed... favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews ) Topics: ambient, musique concrete, experimental, soundscape
Materia Confusa's debut release with Webbed Hand Records is an EP of compositions influenced by alchemical processes and electronic voice phenomena . Derived from acoustic source material and tweaked for a couple of years until the base matter of it was transmuted to gold, these two tracks rivet the attention. This is a joint venture with the home label of Materia Confusa (Sonance). Cover art credit goes to Materia Confusa. You can learn more about MC at www.materiaconfusa.net . Thank you for... favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews ) Topics: Avantgarde, Electronic, Experimental, Electroacoustic, Ambient, Dark Ambient, Soundscape, musique...
Materia Confusa's experimental explorations continue with this pair of darkly conceptual and cinematic soundscapes. About: "The two tracks on the release draw on disparate sources for their inspiration, though both are concerned with voyaging beyond the physical realm. "Silent Hospital" is a disquieting descent into the experience of intraoperative awareness. A surgical state of partial lucidity while anesthetized where sounds and events (both real and hallucinatory) meld into an... favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews ) Topics: Materia Confusa, Ambient, Drone, Dark Drone, Musique Concrete, Experimental, Avant-garde